Who won 2008 Olympic gold medal football?
Football at the 2008 Summer Olympics/Medalists
When did Argentina win Olympic gold medal?
The 2004 Summer Olympics were held in Athens and Argentina returned to the competition after the absence in Sydney. The squad, managed by Marcelo Bielsa, won the gold medal for the first time in its history.
Who is the best player of 2008 Olympic football?
The tournament was won by Argentina, who beat Nigeria 1–0 in the final, as part of a record streak of 12 consecutive wins in football competitions at the Summer Olympics (six wins in 2004, six wins in 2008). Lionel Messi was selected as the best player of the tournament by the official FIFA website.
How many Copa America Argentina won?
Uruguay dominated the initial years of the competition, winning six trophies in the first 10 campaigns and is the most successful team in the history of the tournament with 15 titles. The Argentina football team won the title 12 times in the South American Championship era, including a hat-trick between 1945-1947.
When was the last trophy Argentina won?
Since their inception in 1902, the Argentina national team has appeared in five FIFA World Cup finals, including the inaugural final in 1930, 1978 (when the team won its first World Cup) beating the Netherlands), the 1986 (winning its second World Cup after defeating West Germany), 1990 and 2014.
How many times has Argentina won Olympics?
Argentinian Medals and Results in the Olympic Games
|Games||Argentina has won Olympic medals in 20 Olympic Games – go here for a list of Argentinian medals by Olympics.|
|Athletes||273 Argentinian athletes have won an Olympic medal – go here for a list of Argentinian medal winners.|
|Argentinian Medals in the Olympic Games|
Why is Portugal not in the Olympics?
Portugal competed at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, from 23 July to 8 August 2021. Originally scheduled to take place from 24 July to 9 August 2020, the Games were postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Who won Nigeria’s game against Argentina?
After springing an upset against Team USA, Nigeria continues to impress with a dominant showing against Argentina. Jahlil Okafor of Nigeria shoots against Marcos Delia #12 of Argentina during an exhibition game at Michelob ULTRA Arena ahead of the Tokyo Olympic Games on July 12, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Nigeria defeated Argentina 94-71.
Who won the 2004 Olympic football final between Nigeria and Argentina?
In the sweltering heat of the Bird’s Nest stadium, Argentina defeats Nigeria 1-0 in the Olympic football final.
How did Nigeria perform against Argentina at the Tokyo Olympics 2021?
After springing an upset against Team USA, Nigeria continues to impress with a dominant showing against Argentina. Jahlil Okafor of Nigeria shoots against Marcos Delia #12 of Argentina during an exhibition game at Michelob ULTRA Arena ahead of the Tokyo Olympic Games on July 12, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Who did Nigeria beat 94 71?
Nigeria defeated Argentina 94-71. Nigeria continues to tear things up on the hardwood ahead of the Summer Olympics. Led by former NBA head coach Mike Brown, Nigeria followed up its 90-87 upset of Team USA with a 94-71 demolition against Argentina, the world’s No. 4 side.